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Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHepatus epheliticus (Linnaeus, 1763) 
AphiaID: 158420

Classification: Biota > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAnimalia (Kingdom) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorArthropoda (Phylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCrustacea (Subphylum) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorMalacostraca (Class) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEumalacostraca (Subclass) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorEucarida (Superorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorDecapoda (Order) > Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorPleocyemata (Suborder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorBrachyura (Infraorder) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorEubrachyura (Section) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHeterotremata (Subsection) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAethroidea (Superfamily) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorAethridae (Family) > Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHepatus (Genus)
Status accepted
Rank Species
Parent Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorHepatus Latreille, 1802
Synonymised
names
  Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer decorus Herbst, 1803
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer epheliticus Linnaeus, 1763
Checked: verified by a taxonomic editorCancer vanbenedenii Herklots, 1852
Sources  basis of record Williams, A.B. 1984. Shrimps, lobsters, and crabs of the Atlantic coast of the eastern United States, Maine to Florida. Smithsonian Institution Press. Washington. 550 p. [details]

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Vernacular
Names
 
Language   Name 
English Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorcalico box crab  [details]
Distribution 
From other sources
Gulf of Mexico
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorGulf of Mexico [details]
North Atlantic Ocean
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorNorth West Atlantic [details]
Links Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Barcode of Life (1 barcode) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Biodiversity Heritage Library (17 publications) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo Encyclopedia of Life 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo GenBank (6 nucleotides; 5 proteins) 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo USNM Invertebrate Zoology Decapod Collection 
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorTo ITIS
Note 
From other sources
Unreviewed: has not been verified by a taxonomic editorDistribution Chesapeake Bay to western Bay of Campeche, Mexico; Cuba; Jamaica; Dominican Republic [details]
LSID urn:lsid:marinespecies.org:taxname:158420
Taxonomic
Edit history
 
Date   action   by
2005-05-26 07:43:32Z  created  Cuvelier, Daphne
2010-02-25 15:57:43Z  changed  Davie, Peter
  
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  Citation: Davie, P. (2014). Hepatus epheliticus (Linnaeus, 1763). Accessed through: World Register of Marine Species at http://www.marinespecies.org/aphia.php?p=taxdetails&id=158420 on 2014-08-20
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